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Police union denounces new internal charges against 5 officers in Freddie Gray case

Police union denounces new internal charges against 5 officers in Freddie Gray case

Baltimore's police union denounced administrative charges being brought against five of the six officers involved in the 2015 arrest and death of Freddie Gray, saying the cases will "do nothing more than perpetuate a police force hesitant to exercise judgment when interacting with the public."

Lt. Gene Ryan, the union's president, spoke out for the first time since the officers were informed of the charges, releasing a statement Tuesday afternoon that maintained the officers did nothing wrong.

The Baltimore Sun reported Monday that five officers had been informed Friday they were facing internal discipline as a result of a review conducted by investigators from...

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